I can't tell you how amazed I was when I did my first output from FinalCut Pro in the living room of my apartment. And I was dancing all around the room just as happy as can be.
KEVIN MONAHANSF CUTTERS
Codecs, Encoding and Output
Output from Final Cut Pro is often the crucial stage when the entire edit is mastered for distribution as a complete and final edit. In traditional production distribution was done with release prints on film for movie theaters or television; this shifted to tape distribution as the role of film diminished. In the modern world output can be file-based, where a hard drive is the delivery medium, or a file can be uploaded ...